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Finals have brought on a crazy week so please excuse the briefness of this article.
The Green Bay Packers will look to wrap up the division title against the Chicago Bears on Sunday.
Here are some key notes and match ups to watch for.
The Packers must get the same running success they had last week against the Lions. The Bears defense is one of the best in the league so that will be difficult, but the running game for Green Bay looked very solid last week and if they get that same performance this week the game tips heavily towards the Packers.
Green Bay will also have to look to slow down the Bears pass rush. Chicago’s defense is strong enough and gets many takeaways, so the last thing the Packers need is to have the Bears in Rodger’s face all game, forcing him to make bad throws against that strong Bears defense.
The Packers must also limit Brandon Marshall’s impact on the game. The first time these two teams played, Marshall wasn’t much of a factor and the Packers will need t...
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Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdown passes to James Jones and the Green Bay Packers clinched another NFC North title with a 21-13 win over the slumping Chicago Bears at Soldier Field Sunday afternoon. The Packers continued their mastery over their long-time division rivals, winning for the sixth consecutive game and improving to 10-4 on the season. Meanwhile, the Bears free [...]
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The Green Bay Packers proved once again they are the best team in the NFC North winning over the Chicago Bears 21-13. It was also a franchise record 12th straight victory over NFC North opponents and clinched their second straight and sixth overall NFC North title in the 11 years since the division was born in 2002."We're just getting started," coach Mike McCarthy said...
James Jones and the Packers are NFC North champs. (Photo from the Associated Press.)
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Dropped passes from Randall Cobb and Jermichael Finley on the first drive. Tough catches, yes, but catchable.
Aaron Rodgers getting sacked three times in the first half.